Feds to decide which health insurance benefits you'll get

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    Because you're too stupid to work that out with your employer.

    And behind closed doors, where nobody who was elected to anything will decide.

    Feds to decide what benefits health insurers must cover | McClatchy

     
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    Since when is your employer a health insurance company?
     
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    So much for the idea that health care is a "right".

    If health care were a right, you could buy whatever kind you wanted (from anywhere you wanted) and it would be illegal for the government to stop you.
     
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    Infimum not supremum.
     
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    Since when does government tell me what insurance I have to buy from anyone?
     
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    Umm states insurance comissions have been deciding on what is covered for decades.
     
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    Fixed.

    Ohh wait...
     
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    Bullshit. Claims are the biggest, and only increasing cost of health care.
     
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    HUH?

    Your Dr. is not giving you the proper drugs.
     
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    Commissions on premiums (for those who pay them...through benefits brokers) and profit margins have been static.
     

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